The Eiffel Tower at the time of its creation was the tallest tower in the world. At the moment, it is the tallest building in Paris and the fifth tallest in France. How high is the Eiffel Tower in meters? Its total height is 324 meters with the antenna mounted on the top. Its height can be compared to a building with 81 standard floors. The tower was built in 1889 on the occasion of the world exhibition.